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Extradition Bill


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN GRAND COMMITTEE


 

Clause 11

 

THE VISCOUNT BLEDISLOE

Page 7, line 9, at end insert—
"(   )  patent innocence;"
 

After Clause 17

 

THE VISCOUNT BLEDISLOE

Insert the following new Clause—
  "Patent Innocence
  A person's extradition to a category 1 territory is barred by reason of patent innocence, if, and only if, he demonstrates that—
(a)  he did not commit the offence specified in the warrant, as described in the information provided pursuant to section 1(4), or
(b)  he is not the person who was convicted of the offence specified in the warrant, as described in the information provided pursuant to section 1(6)".

 
 
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